LIDO JAZZ ROOM

Tucked underneath a cinema screen and down a narrow stairway, the Lido Jazz Room boasts live music every Friday and Saturday, 8pm – 10pm, from the best jazz players in town. Inspired by iconic Manhattan jazz bars of the 80s, the Lido Jazz Room seats 40 guests alongside the in-house piano and drum kit. Sonny Rehe, owner of Fitzroy’s Uptown Jazz Café, curates the gig guide with both local and visiting acts being featured. 

$25/$20*

*Members and Student Concession only.

Peter Baylor's Ultrafox
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Synopsis
French gypsy jazz in the infectious style of Django Reinhardt and The Hot Club of France. Elegant swing, tender jazz ballads, gypsy waltzes and hot rhythm are just a few of the trademark sounds from Ultrafox.

Formed in 2008 by veteran guitarist Peter Baylor, Ultravox has enjoyed a busy work schedule with appearances at Australia's favourite clubs, events and festivals.

A professional musician since 1980, in recent years Peter Baylor has toured Australia, the USA, Europe and Japan with a variety of groups including Doug Parkinson, The Dancehall Racketeers, Stringbusters, Flatfoot Shakers and many more. He has supported Bob Dylan, Robert Plant, The Stray Cats, Tav Falco, Rosie Flores, Big Sandy and his flyrite boys, Mark O'Connor and Dan Crary over the years, and more recently Mike Compton.

With his eclectic guitar and vocal style he moves effortlessly from jazz and swing to blues, rockabilly and country styles.

Duration: 120 minutes
Bob Sedergreen and Friends
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Synopsis
Guitarist Adam Orlando, saxophonist Mal Sedergreen and bassist Ivan Rosa held residencies in cafes and wine bars in Melbourne’s eastern suburbs. They’re rapport and empathy covers a spectrum of repertoire designed to please a discerning audience. Joined by their mentor Bob Sedergreen expect some dazzling musicianship as they play through classics from the jazz songbook.

Duration: 120 minutes

Melbourne International Jazz Festival

Friday 2 June – Saturday 10 June

This year Lido Jazz Room will play host to a showcase of musical talent as part of the Melbourne International Jazz Festival. 
Book your tickets early to avoid missing out on some remarkable performances!

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Times and dates available on our event page!